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3040458 - BI 4.x IDT: Refresh Structure Strips Outer Join (+) Syntax from SQL


When changing a universe's connection from an Oracle database to a different database, then performing a Refresh Structure action, the Oracle "Outer Join Operator" ( "(+)" ) is removed from the SQL.



  • SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence 4.x
  • Information Design Tool (IDT)
  • Oracle database
  • non-Oracle database


SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence platform 4.2 ; SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence platform 4.3


oracle outer join operator removed deleted gone missing (+) , KBA , BI-BIP-IDT , Information design tool , Problem

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